Android (GOOG) is the fastest growing smartphone OS, gaining 6.5 percentage points to capture...

|By:, SA News Editor

Android (GOOG) is the fastest growing smartphone OS, gaining 6.5 percentage points to capture 23.5% of U.S. subscribers in the 3-month period ending in Oct., says comScore. Research in Motion (RIMM) maintains OS leadership in the U.S. with 35.8% share, followed by Apple (AAPL), at 24.6%. Nearly all the platforms gained subscribers as the smartphone pie keeps expanding.